Category: Christmas

7 Unique Christmas Destinations

It's that time of year when we start getting inquiries from people looking for something truly unique to do over the Christmas holidays. Our popular Christmas program includes cycling or walking to varied destinations, including the peaceful Mediterranean island of Gozo (sister island to Malta); warm winter walking in the best of the unspoiled  Western Algarve region of Portugal and, in the Canary Islands, walking along the dramatic volcanic landscapes,…

Treat yourself to a Christmas winter wonderland!

  The crunch you hear as your boots press on crisp snow underfoot, the sun gently warming your skin as you admire the breathtaking white backdrop. The icicles caressing wine-red berries on passing trees. The tingle of the open log fire on your toes as you reflect on the day's activities over a home-cooked meal. Treat yourself to the best parts of winter for the Christmas holidays... CHRISTMAS MARKETS: Vienna,…

Traveling over the Christmas holidays

Maybe you’re thinking of a getaway by yourself or with a couple of friends, either way, a Christmas escape is great time to travel and explore Europe. The summer crowds are gone and you’ll be able to enjoy the quiet countryside like a local. Since Christmas traditions vary around the world, you’ll also get have a fascinating look into the culture and history of a region during the holiday season.…

Swap Snow for Sunshine this Christmas!

We know it's just the first days of Fall, but popular places tend to fill very early for Christmas - plus, if you leave it until the last minute, you're likely to be stung for higher-priced air fares and unpopular routes!So, in order to help secure the best holidays at the most attractive prices, we've put together our top choices for people looking for sunshine this Christmas. Secrets of Andalucia…